|In the Service of All Nations? The Role of NGOs in Global Governance and Society - Princeton University|
Highlights from the Princeton 2004 Colloquium on Public and International Affairs, "In the Service of All Nations? The Role of NGOs in Global Governance and Society" examines the role of NGOs particularly in nation-building efforts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Keynote speakers: Rend Rahim Francke, Iraqi Ambassador to U.S.; Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Schloesser, 101st Airborne Division; Sarah Chayes, Director Bakhtar Cooperative; Fernando Henrique Cardoso, Former President of Brazil...
|Beyond Broadcast: Reinventing public media in a participatory culture pt.2 - Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society|
A conference at Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society: May 12, 2006 4:00 - 4:10 PM - High Order Bit: Second Life (add your notes) (comment on the blog post) Second Life is a massively multi-player 3-D world. It is an online world.virtually inhabited, built, and owned by its residents. John Lester from Linden Lab will describe what is Second Life, how it allows for new communities to be built, and he.ll talk about opportunities for collaborative video production.
|Beyond Broadcast: Reinventing public media in a participatory culture Panel IV: Surviving or Thriving: Beta Business Models in the New World - Harvard Law School Berkman Center for Internet and Society|
A conference at Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society: 4:20 - 5:10 PM Panel IV: Surviving or Thriving: Beta Business Models in the New World * What are the sustainability and business implications of these emerging models? What are the opportunities for new resources to support public-service media? Do commercial vs noncommercial distinctions map over to these new spaces of engagement? Is there a case for tax-based support or will a new mix of sponsorship, subscription, li...
|Beyond Broadcast: Reinventing public media in a participatory culture - Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society|
A conference at Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society: May 12, 2006 3:20PM - 3:30 - High Order Bit: Just a Pretty Face(book)? What College Students Actually Do Online (add your notes) (comment on the blog post) - Fresh thinking and research about what types of sites and online services college students are using and how their engagement differs by socio-economic background and user attributes...
|Ben Bernanke at Princeton University - Princeton University|
Newly-appointed Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke makes his first public policy address at a conference on government service at Princeton University. (Full text of speech available at: http://www.federalreserve.gov/boarddocs/speeches/2006/200602242/default.htm
Keywords: Ben Bernanke
|How Unequal Can America Get Before We Snap? - UC Berkeley|
Robert Reich, Professor of Social and Economic policy at Brandeis University and former U.S. Secretary of Labor, talks about inequality of income, wealth and opportunity in America, which is wider now than it's been since the 1920s. (April 5, 2005. Goldman School of Public Policy, UC Berkeley) Length: 1:39:00
|Beyond Broadcast: Reinventing public media in a participatory culture Panel IV: Surviving or Thriving: Beta Business Models in the New World - Harvard Law School Berkman Center for Internet and Society|
A conference at Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society: 4:20 - 5:10 PM Panel IV: Surviving or Thriving: Beta Business Models in the New World - What are the sustainability and business implications of these emerging models? What are the opportunities for new resources to support public-service media? Do commercial vs noncommercial distinctions map over to these new spaces of engagement? Is there a case for tax-based support or will a new mix of sponsorship, subscription, li...
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|The Legacy of Justice Sandra Day O\'Connor - Duke University|
Duke Law School.s Program in Public Law examined Justice O.Connor.s record in such areas as abortion, affirmative action, federalism, gender, religion, and how international law is used by the Court. Featuring Curtis Bradley, Erwin Chemerinsky, Walter Dellinger, Katharine Bartlett, and Neil Siegel of the Duke law faculty, Michael Gerhardt of the UNC law faculty, plus Sam Sankar, a clerk to Justice O'Connor during the 2003 Term and currently with Wilmer, Cutler, Pickering, Hale & Dorr...
|Votes, Bits, and Bytes|
"Votes, Bits and Bytes" Panel 1: Citizenship Are information and communications technologies making it possible for new forms of citizenship? Are new technologies drawing new people into the political process? Are we able to engage in politics in more meaningful ways than before? Is the impact greatest on local, state, federal campaigns? Are we able to become global citizens? Chair: Prof. Charles Nesson, Harvard Law School Panelist: HYPERLINK "http://www.hoder.com/weblog/" Hossein Derakhshan (a/...
Keywords: voting; democracy; Charles Nesson; Pippa Norris; Tom Sander
|Rethinking the War on Terror|
This is a compilation of highlights of the 2005 Princeton Colloquium on Public and International Affairs, which brought together diverse experts and practitioners to examine the concept of the war on terror. Discussions center on conceptual frameworks and concrete policy recommendations to move beyond the rhetoric and ideology that often shapes responses to terrorism.
|The Future of Social Security - Princeton University|
Prof. Paul R. Krugman, Professor of Economics & International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School, and Columnist, New York Times. March 7, 2005 - Princeton University
|Beyond Broadcast: Reinventing public media in a participatory culture pt.5: Panel II: What the emerging participatory web media services are doing - Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society|
A conference at Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society: May 12, 2006 11:50 - 12:45 Panel II: What the emerging participatory web media services are doing * From Our Media to YouTube, Odeo to BrightCove, Conversations Network to Global Voices - people are using new media to facilitate citizen participation not just through text and blogging but now with digital audio and video...
|A Conversation on Stem Cell Research|
"A Conversation on Stem Cell Research" Robert Klein, Chair of the Independent Citizens Oversight Committee at the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine. February 8, 2006 University of California at Berkley, Goldman School of Public Policy.
|Rehabilitating Eugenics - Princeton University|
Rehabilitating Eugenics Christine Rosen Ethics & Public Policy Center Must eugenics be a dirty word? As long as the state is not coercing people to accept eugenics, is there any harm in pursuing it? What similarities and differences can we identify in the enthusiasm for eugenics, past and present? And, finally, what is driving the contemporary effort to rehabilitate eugenics? In her lecture, Dr. Rosen will address many of the questions that contemporary bioethicists are asking with increasing fr...
|Anatomy of Terror: Understanding Religious Violence|
"Anatomy of Terror: Understanding Religious Violence" Jessica Stern - lecturer in public policy, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University Stern disputes the theses that terrorism has little impact and that government policies should simply be aimed at reducing fear. Mentioning a psychometric model that identifies 18 variables associated with disproportionate dread, Stern emphasizes that there is a clear difference in the ways that individuals and governments should respond to cer...
|A Conversation with Studs Terkel - University of Chicago|
At age 92, author and journalist Studs Terkel talks about his latest book, "They All Sang: Adventures of an Eclectic Disc Jockey," a collection of his radio interviews with musicians like Bob Dylan and the bluesman Big Bill Broonzy. University of Chicago Length: 57:59
Keywords: Studs Terkel
|Teaching 9-11: The Role of Media, Museums, and Schools in the Construction of National Memory - Dickinson College|
Teaching 9-11: The Role of Media, Museums, and Schools in the Construction of National Memory.. How the nation's memory of 9-11 is being created through cultural institutions. Panelists: James Fallows, Atlantic Monthly Ron Simon, Museum of Television and Radio Fiona Spruill, NYTimes.com Marvin Kalb, Center on the Press, Politics, and Public Policy at Harvard University.s Kennedy School of Government...
Keywords: James Fallows; Ron Simon; Fiona Spruill; Marvin Kalb; 9-11; terrorism; museums; media
|Rip, Mix, Burn, Sue: Technology, Politics, and the Fight to Control Digital Media - Princeton University|
Ed Felten, an expert in computer security, talks about how personal computers and the Internet have affected the use of media such as music and movies, and about the legal, political and policy struggles that have resulted. Website: http://www.cs.princeton.edu/~felten/rip/ Oct 12, 2004 Princeton University Length: 1:16:58
Keywords: Ed Felten
|Misunderestimating Terrorism: Economics and the Roots of Terrorism - Princeton University|
Alan Krueger, the Bendheim Professor of Economics and Public Policy at Princeton University, discusses "Misunderestimating Terrorism: Economics and the Roots of Terrorism". Krueger presents his research on the factors that lead some people to participate in terrorism. He also describes his efforts to derive more accurate measures of terrorism. December 2, 2004 - Princeton University Length: 28:24 minutes
Keywords: Alan Krueger; terrorism
|75th Anniversary of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs - Princeton University|
Keynote speaker: Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff Event: 75th Anniversary of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs Princeton University Oct 1, 2005 Length: 45:03
Keywords: Michael Chertoff
|Fixing the Crisis in U.S.-Arab Relations - Qatar University|
A Qatar University Seminar with Anne-Marie Slaughter, Dean of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, and Hady Amr, of the Amr Group. Apr 11, 2005, in Doha, Qatar Length: 1:15:30
Keywords: Anne-Marie Slaughter; Hady Amr
|Highlights of the 2005 Princeton Colloquium: Rethinking the War on Terror - Princeton University|
A two-day colloquium examines the concept of a "war on terror," as well as the specific strategies employed to wage it. Bringing together a diverse selection of experts and practitioners, the Colloquium addresses the conceptual frameworks and concrete policy recommendations needed to move beyond the rhetoric and ideology that often shape responses to terrorism. Includes excerpts from: - Keynote speeches by: Gen (Ret) Anthony Zinni; Palestinian leader Hanan Ashrawi; Israeli National Security Advi...
Keywords: war on terror; terrorism; Anthony Zinni; Hanan Ashrawi; Giora Eiland
|American Media: Still the Fourth Estate? - Princeton University|
Bill Keller, Executive Editor, New York Times Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs Princeton University, Nov 14, 2005 Length: 1:29:46
Keywords: Bill Keller; media
|Joseph Bottum: Death and Politics - Princeton University|
Joseph Bottum, Editor First Things An America.s Founding and Future Lecture November 9, 2005 . Princeton University, James Madison Program
Keywords: Joseph Bottum
|Is Democracy a Universal Value? - Princeton University|
Speaker: Ian Buruma, Author, Journalist, and the Henry Luce Professor of Democracy, Human Rights and Journalism at Bard College (Nov. 15, 2005 at Princeton University) Length: 1:19:57
Keywords: Ian Buruma; democracy
|The Doha Declaration: the World Affirms the Natural Family and Marriage|
The Doha Declaration: the World Affirms the Natural Family and Marriage. William L. Saunders, Jr. Family Research Council Center for Human Life and Bioethics. An America's Founding and Future Lecture. February 13, 2005 - Princeton University, James Madison Program
Keywords: William L. Saunders; family; marriage
|Keynote speaker: U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice - Princeton University|
Event: 75th Anniversary of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs Princeton University Oct 1, 2005
Keywords: Condoleezza Rice
|The Underground Railroad of Self-Determination: Beyond Victimization - Princeton University|
A black History Month Event. Robert L. Woodson, Sr., Founder and President, National Center for Neighborhood Enterprise. Moderated by Carol M. Swain, Vanderbilt University; James Madison Program Visiting Fellow 2004-2005. February 9, 2005 . Princeton University, James Madison Program.
Keywords: Robert L. Woodson; Carol M. Swain; Black History
|From Summers to Sistani: Women's Rights under Attack in the 21st Century - Princeton University|
Kavita Ramdas, President and CEO, Global Fund for Women The Global Fund for Women is an international network that supports the social, political and civic equality and human rights of women by making grants to women's groups throughout the world. A speech at Princeton University, Feb 22, 2005
Keywords: Kavita Ramdas
|Weapons of Mass Destruction, Terrorism and Security - Princeton University|
Hans Blix, Former U.N. Weapons Inspector; Chairman of the International Commission on Weapons of Mass Destruction. March 8, 2005 - Princeton University Length: 28:24 minutes
Keywords: Hans Blix; Iraq; WMD; weapons of mass destruction
|Cornel West: Why Democracy Demands Quality, Diversity and Leadership in Universities - Princeton University|
Cornel West, Professor of Religion and African American Studies at Princeton University (Recorded Mar 23, 2005 at Rutgers) Length 55:30
Keywords: Cornel West
|Winning the War on Terrorism - Princeton University|
In his April 8 keynote address to the 2005 Princeton Colloquium on Public and International Affairs, General Anthony Zinni (retired), former commander of U.S. Central Command, talks about America's successes and failures in understanding the enemy, confronting the threats, and preparing the next generation. Princeton University Length: 1:27:39
Keywords: terrorism; Anthony Zinni
|U.S. Public Diplomacy Toward the Arab/Muslim World: Winning - or Losing - Hearts and Minds? - Princeton University|
The first panel of the Princeton 2005 Colloquium, "Rethinking the War on Terror" looks at the challenges of U.S. diplomatic efforts in the wake of the war in Iraq. Moderator: Amb. Edmund Hull, WWS Diplomat-in-Residence Panelists: - Hady Amr, Managing Partner, Amr Grouop - Nadia Bilbasey, Washington correspondent, Al-Arabiya TV - Amb. Theodore Kattouf, CEO, AMIDEAST Princeton Apr 8, 2005 Length: 1:21:34 For more information see 2005 Princeton Colloquium on Public and International Affairs
Keywords: terrorism; Edmund Hull; Hady Amr; Nadia Bilbasey; Theodore Kattouf
|Measuring Success in Combating Terrorism - Princeton University|
How can you tell if you.re winning a war on terrorism? This panel is part of "Rethinking the War on Terror", the theme of the 2005 Princeton Colloquium on Public and International Affairs. (website: http://www.wws.princeton.edu/pcpia/) Moderator: Alan Krueger, Professor of Economics and Public Policy, Princeton University Panelists: - Larry Johnson, CEO and Co-founder of BERG Associates, LLC - Raphael Perl, Senior Analyst for terrosim policy, Congressional Research Service - Peter Probst, former...
Keywords: Alan Krueger; Larry Johnson; Raphael Perl; Peter Probst; terrorism
|Beyond Al-Qaeda: Terrorism in the Arab Civil War - Princeton University|
This panel examines the local dimensions of conflict in the Middle East, including tensions between Syria and Lebanon, and the sectarian divisions within Iraq. Moderator: Michael Doran, Asst. Prof. of Near Eastern Studies, Princeton University Panelists: - Col. Thomas F. Lynch III, CENTCOM - Michael Young, Daily Star (Lebanon) - Michael Rubin, American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research
Keywords: terrorism; Michael Doran; Thomas F. Lynch; Michael Young; Michael Rubin; Al-Qaeda
|American Ideals and National Memory - Princeton University|
Bruce Cole, Chair National Endowment for the Humanities An America's Founding and Future Lecture October 6, 2005 . Princeton University, James Madison Program
Keywords: Bruce Cole
|Improving the U.S. Intelligence Community: Lessons from Iraq, Libya and Elsewhere|
Charles Vest, a member of the Robb-Silberman Commission on Intelligence and Weapons of Mass Destruction and former President of MIT.
Keywords: Charles Vest
|Environmental Summit, Keynote: Jared Diamond - Duke University|
Keynote: Jared Diamond Professor of Geography, UCLA and Pulitzer Prize-winning Author Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, Duke University Sep 20-21, 2005
Keywords: enviroment; Jared Diamond
|Environmental Summit, Panel V: Climate - Duke University|
Panel V: Climate William H. Schlesinger, moderator - Dean of the Nicholas School and James B. Duke Professor of Biogeochemistry Thomas J. Crowley - Nicholas Professor of Earth Systems Science, Nicholas School Martin Hoffert - Professor Emeritus of Physics, New York University Fred Krupp - President of Environmental Defense Jonathan Wiener - Perkins Professor of Law and Professor of Environmental Policy, Duke University Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, Duke University Sep 20...
Keywords: climate; environment; William Schlesinger; Thomas Crowley; Martin Hoffert; Fred Krupp; Jonathan Wiener
|Environmental Summit, Panel 1: Energy - Duke University|
Panel I: Energy Lincoln Pratson - moderator - Associate Professor of Sedimentary Geology, Nicholas School Jason Grumet - Executive Director of the National Commission on Energy Policy Simon B. Rich, Jr. - Chairman of the Board of Visitors, Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, former CEO of Louis Dreyfus Holding Co. and former Chairman and CEO of Louis Dreyfus Natural Gas Joseph Stanislaw - Former President and Chief Executive Officer of Cambridge Energy Research Associates Nich...
Keywords: energy; Lincoln Pratson; Jason Grumet; Simon Rich
|A Soldier's Reflections on Iraq - Princeton University|
Lt. Gen. David Petraeus, a three-star general who recently completed two tours of Iraq, discusses the importance of international partnerships in the global war on terror. A keynote speech at the 75th Anniversary of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs Princeton University Oct 1, 2005 Length: 1:14:29
Keywords: David Petraeus; Iraq; war
|Report of the Task Force on the United Nations: American Interests and UN Reform - Columbia University|
George Mitchell, SIPA Sr. Research Scholar and Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader speaks to a Columbia University conference on UN reform Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs (Oct 17, 2005) Length: 24:04
Keywords: United Nations; George Mitchell
|United Nations Reform, Kofi Annan - Columbia University|
Kofi Annan, UN Secretary General, speaks to a Columbia University conference on UN reform Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs (Oct 17, 2005) Length: 39 mins
Keywords: Kofi Annan
|Opportunities Ahead for Achieving Real Reform at the United Nations - Columbia University|
Anne-Marie Slaughter: Princeton University Danielle Pletka: American Enterprise Institute Mark Malloch Brown: Executive Office of the Secretary-General Moderator: Senator George J. Mitchell Columbia University Oct 17, 2005 Length: 1:22:43
Keywords: Anne-Marie Slaughter; Danielle Pletka; Mark Malloch Brown; George Mitchell
|United Nations Reform: Reflecting on Successes and Obstacles - Columbia University|
Lee Feinstein: Council on Foreign Relations Ed Luck: Columbia University Tod Lindberg: Hoover Institution Moderator: Senator George J. Mitchell Columbia University Oct 17, 2005 Length: 1:33:26
Keywords: Lee Feinstein; Ed Luck; Tod Lindberg; George Mitchell
|The Outlook for the Global Economy and the Challenges That Must Be Met - Princeton University|
Speaker: Robert Rubin, former Secretary of the Treasury Princeton University (Oct 19, 2005) Length: 58:39
Keywords: Robert Rubin
|Presidential War Powers from Lincoln to Bush - Dickinson College|
Panelists: John Yoo is former deputy assistant attorney general in the Office of Legal Counsil of the U.S. Dept of Justice and professor of law at the University of California at Berkeley Louis Fisher is Senior Specialist in Separation of Powers for the Congressional Research Service of the Library of Congress Michael Vorenberg is author of Final Freedom and professor of history at Brown University (Nov 3, 2005 at Dickinson College) Length: 1:30:18
Keywords: John Yoo; Louis Fisher; Michael Vorenberg; American president; presidential power
|The War in Iraq: Bush's Democracy and the Real Thing - Princeton University|
Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist Seymour Hersh Nov 30, 2005 at Princeton University Length: 1:35:35
Keywords: Seymour Hersh; Iraq; Democracy
|Innovative Ways for Financing Global Public Goods - Princeton University|
Joseph Stiglitz, a winner of the 2001 Nobel Prize in economics, presents the keynote address for the second annual Secretary-General's Global Colloquium of University Presidents. Stiglitz, a University Professor at Columbia University leads a discussion on "Innovative Sources of Funding for Public Goods." (Feb 14, 2006 at Princeton University) Length: 1:28:17
Keywords: Joseph Stiglitz
|An Historical Overview: How the Best and Brightest Have Been Attracted to Government Service? - Princeton University|
Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall, February 24th, 2006 . Moderator: Brandice Canes-Wrone, Associate Professor of Politics and Public Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University . Theodore Sorensen - The Kennedy Magic . Robert Caro '57 - LBJ: Personality or the Agenda of the Times? . Michael Barone - The Reagan Years . David Halberstam - The Best and the Brightest Then and Now Total Running Time: 1:20:55
Keywords: government service; Brandice Canes-Wrone; Theodore Sorensen; Robert Caro; Michael Barone; David Halberstam